Manchester City is starting to show the world it means business when it comes to transfers in the summer window. With strikers Stevan Jovetic and Alvaro Negredo in the bag, thoughts have now turned towards shoring up a backline which many regarded as shaky last season. City are thought to be preparing a $33.63 million bid for Real Madrid defender Pepe to play alongside Vincent Kompany. There are plenty of other rumors in this morning’s papers, with Roberto Soldado, Didier Drogba, Gonzalo Higuain and, of course, Wayne Rooney top of the agenda. Click here for the best gossip around.